Sports

It was a long, frustrating day for the Appalachian State University softball team on Satutrday afternoon at Symassink/Lloyd Family Stadium. The Mountaineers (17-28; 5-11) dropped a pair games to UNC-Greensboro, 11-5 in game one, 20-19 in game two. The Spartans hit eight home runs in Saturday's doubleheader sweep.

Less than 24 hours after Appalachian State University baseball scored 14 runs on 20 hits in Friday night’s series opener, Davidson turned the tables with 12 runs on 18 hits in Saturday’s 12-0 win over the Mountaineers at Beaver Field at Jim and Bettie Smith Stadium.

Lees-McRae senior Jessica Smith capped off her career with a two-hit performance while No. 8 LMC fell victim to No. 1 Limestone, 5-1, in the Conference Carolinas Softball Tournament Saturday afternoon at Springwood Park in Burlington, N.C.

Lenoir-Rhyne University's Kevin Baxter finished fourth in the college men's 110-meter championship Saturday afternoon in the 2014 Penn Relays at Franklin Field.

After the first day of the 2014 Southern Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships, Samford sits atop the rankings, as the Bulldog men finished with 59 points and the women finished with 62.5 to take first place heading into the final day of competition.